Best Local Poets In San FranciscoWhether you’re a poetry lover or a newbie to poetry, you can get inspired by these five local poets and their work.
Community Corner: Bay Area Teens Receive National Leadership AwardThe Helen Diller Family Foundation presents ten young leaders in volunteerism nation-wide with the annual Diller Teen Tikkun Olam Awards and $36,000 each in recognition of their leadership, innovation and commitment to making the world a better place.
City Lights, SF’s Beat Generation Landmark, Marks 60th AnniversaryThe San Francisco bookstore that helped launch the Beat Generation into the world spotlight is celebrating it's 60th birthday this weekend.
Best Poetry Events In The East BayWhether you seek the height of humanity or prefer to grovel whimsically in its mirthful depths, you can do so with poetry in the East Bay. Celebrate National Poetry Month with any of these great events.
Controversial Poem By SFSU Student Calls Obama 'Our Negro Saviour'A controversial poem about President Barack Obama written by a San Francisco State University political science student entitled “Of Our Negro Saviour” has generated a controversial buzz on the Internet.
Jefferson Award Winner Helps Students Connect With Emotions Through Poetry Some Richmond teenagers have a new way to express the stress in their lives thanks to this Jefferson Award winner, an English teacher who found the same thing worked for her in high school.